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Taking Anti depressants while pregnant

Patient: I’m taking 20mg lexapro for approx 18mths and I’m now 7mths pregnant. My doctor said I should keep taking it but What could happen to my unborn son if there may be any effects?Hannah

 

 

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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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